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Nov 25 2012
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2nd ps3 super slim. Brand new out of box not reading discs.

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Seriously am I having the worst luck on the planet or what? I turn on the brand new system. I do the updates to 4.31 it says. System will not read discs. 2nd ps3 in 24 hours. Returned the 1st one this morning. Makes no sense at all. I am seeing people all over the internet saying its because of the 4.31 firmware update? I have done all the system restore options. Ont he first ps3 I even ran the FULL REFORMAT. Which DOES NOT remove the firmware update 4.31....

 

So are the new ps3 super slims just garbage or what?

Or is this because of Sonys fail firmware?

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Nov 25, 2012

To add to this.

 

First ps3 played tekken 2 for an hour. Went to bed. Woke up and updated the ps3. Played tekken tag 2 for 1 hour. Game froze as i beat the last boss and my ps3 stopped reading discs. I did EVERYTHING to fix this system that sony asked me to do. No fix so they told me to take it back. Took the ps3 back and got my money back.

 

Despite my warnings to my gf about how the interwebs is saying the ps3s are garbage right now due to 4.31 SHE buys ANOTHER ps3.

This new ps3 i decide to update to 4.31 before playing any game. Guess what. Disc reader wont read games again. Good times.

 

Worst purchase ever. Leat now my girlfriend understands why I am a pc gamer.

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Nov 25, 2012

I concur Mr ne1!

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Nov 25, 2012

No ones trolling dude. Im trying to get help. Grow up.

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Nov 25, 2012

My ps3 model is CECH-4001B the BRAND NEW MODEL

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Nov 25, 2012

Believe me id rather not even own this piece of junk but my girlfriend wants to play littlebigplanet and she can do what she wants with her money.

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Nov 25, 2012

Glad to see people with 6-15k posts not helping at all. Whos the no life troll? lol

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Nov 25, 2012

HeroEvermore wrote:

Glad to see people with 6-15k posts not helping at all. Whos the no life troll? lol


It's just that youve made a number of Threads & posts all of which are negative, all saying the PS3 Super-Slim is rubbish, how the disc drives are all failing & how apparently your Walmart has a 30% return rate, it's all negative, every post.

 

Prove me wrong & I'll come back & apologize to you, but right now I'll stick to my original assumption.

 

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Nov 25, 2012

100% correct. ps3 is garbage but im determined to find out why 2 ps3 slims arent reading discs. If thats not garbage to you idk what is lol. but hey keep posting uncostructive posts that dont pertain to the topic at all. Well done lol

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